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The quote board remains! (Instagram #palmerquoteboard)
The quote board remains! (Instagram #palmerquoteboard)
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Letter: In praise of nurses

In the ward the next day, there are four of us

  • Nov 12, 2021
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Letter: B.C. should protect 25% of land base

Protecting B.C.’s world-renowned forests, grasslands, mountains, and rivers

  • Nov 12, 2021
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Letter: Thank you for Remembrance Day gesture

A young lady approached me and gave me a hand drawn poppy

  • Nov 12, 2021
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Letter: Fairy Creek situation out of hand

People are being hurt on all sides

  • Nov 12, 2021
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Letter: Duncan Manor proposal provides benefit to all

The three-storey Duncan Manor on that space is an inefficient use of real estate

  • Nov 12, 2021
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Directly after Armistice, there was a proposal to create the Duncan Cenotaph. (Citizen file)

Editorial: Nov. 11 a time to take stock

Have we learned anything?

  • Nov 11, 2021
Directly after Armistice, there was a proposal to create the Duncan Cenotaph. (Citizen file)
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Letter: Abandoning pets despicable

I’m heartbroken to see we have a long way to go.

  • Nov 10, 2021
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Letter: Praise for Cowichan District Hospital doctors and nurses

I will always be grateful for my excellent care at a very scary time of my life.

  • Nov 10, 2021
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Letter: Bring back in-person council meetings

This potentially leaves council with underwhelming, unclear or misguided citizen feedback

  • Nov 9, 2021
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Letter: Arguments against mobile home park development don’t make sense

Homes have to be put on land somewhere

  • Nov 9, 2021
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Letter: Should be ban on selling noisy fireworks

It wasn’t a pretty display, just BANG BANG, till my head ached.

  • Nov 9, 2021
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North Cowichan Councillor Rob Douglas. (Photo submitted)

Rob Douglas guest column: Bypass not the solution to Duncan traffic

We need to find a new way forward that is respectful of our existing neighbourhoods

  • Nov 7, 2021
North Cowichan Councillor Rob Douglas. (Photo submitted)
Tim Schewe

Drivesmart column: I can’t walk fast enough for the pedestrian signals

“Do we pedestrians have a right to safe passage, or is it a free-for-all?”

  • Nov 7, 2021
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Robert Barron column: Safety on Highway 18 a concern

It wouldn’t take much to drift into oncoming traffic.

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Halloween means it’s garlic planting time. (Mary Lowther photo)

Mary Lowther column: Happy garlic season

Soft neck garlics produce more per acre and store better

  • Nov 6, 2021
Halloween means it’s garlic planting time. (Mary Lowther photo)
While my son likes to build things, my daughter likes Minecraft so she can take care of all the animals. (Sarah Simpson/Citizen)
While my son likes to build things, my daughter likes Minecraft so she can take care of all the animals. (Sarah Simpson/Citizen)
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Letter: The new three Rs

Current trend of social fundamentalism and woke ideology

  • Nov 5, 2021
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Letter: Logging deferral will endanger jobs

These trees do grow back in a healthy state

  • Nov 5, 2021
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Letter: Improving our air will improve our health

For the past week or two, I have not been able to open my window for fresh air

  • Nov 4, 2021
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